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Timeline of Events in Dammaj

Posted in dammaaj, Hijrah on March 22, 2010 by fearthedunya

Taken from Sahab.net

Note: This article was published Friday, 01 January 2010

As was mentioned earlier, Shaykh Yahyaa al Haajooree – may Allaah preserve him – advised his students to observe patience and that he preferred to preserve the Da’wah and the lessons being taught there rather than get involved in a battle. He clarified that their stance was that they will not betray a treaty with the Rafidah (Shee’ah), but it is they who are the oppressors and they will not stand by while being attacked.

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Excellent E-Book on Hijrah

Posted in Hijrah with tags on June 24, 2008 by fearthedunya

Questions & Answers Concerning Al-Hijrah
By Shaykh ‘Abdur Rahmaan al-‘Adanee
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Click HERE for the Audio

Family Hijrah Fund

Posted in Hijrah with tags , on June 3, 2008 by fearthedunya

The information below is from the Family Hijrah Fund Yahoo Group

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FAMILY HIJRAH FUND

This is a nonprofit hijrah fund. The funds raised will be used in aiding families in making hijrah by aiding them with ticket fare inshaAllah. The funds will also be used in aiding families already on hijrah to pay
emergency medical bills or emergency food & clothing aid. The amount will depend on the location and price of living in the location.

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A Sister’s Account of Living in Damaaj

Posted in Hijrah, Seeking Knowledge on April 14, 2008 by fearthedunya

“I was in Dammaaj in 2004. I only lived there for 5 months. I really enjoyed it, masha Allah.”

“…Damaaj is nestled in the mountains and as you reach the last set of mountainsvv coming in, it is a beautiful view as you look down on Damaaj. Spots of green trees sprinkled here and there.

I’ll mention a few things that I think might be interesting for those interested in hearing about the living there. These are my personal observations and experiences, so others’ may vary. Also keep in mind that this was three years ago and things can change very quickly…..

Housing.

Most of the structures are mud houses. We rented from a very nice Damaaji family (who were not salafi). As I said, my husband was not there at first and the family was so helpful, masha Allah. They brought us fresh fruits from their garden just about everyday and they brought us bread at Maghrib during Ramadan. When we got a motor, they would turn it on every morning for us during Ramadan before we got up for suhoor.

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What you must know before you go…

Posted in Advice, Hijrah, Seeking Knowledge with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on March 17, 2008 by fearthedunya

travel-plane.jpgImportant advice for those who may undertake the role of the student of knowledge – those who want to leave behind their homeland, perhaps family, jobs, homes, college studies, or important positions in their communities

In the Name of Allaah, the Most-Merciful, may His Salaah and Salaam be upon His final Messenger Muhammad, to proceed:

Verily from the most rewarding ventures a person can undertake is to pursue knowledge of Allaah’s Deen. The ones who are favored with understanding of the Religion, not only does Allaah want good for them, as the Prophet of Allaah (sallallaahu ‘alayhe wa sallam) said:“If Allaah wants good for someone, He gives him understanding in the Religion.” [Bukhari (71)and Muslim (1037)]

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Hijrah From a Land at War with Muslims

Posted in Hijrah with tags , , , , , , , on March 17, 2008 by fearthedunya

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Islam Questions & Answers [www.islam-qa.com]
Question Reference Number:: 34687

“He has become Muslim but he does not want to leave his homeland”
A man has become Muslim and he loves Islam and its people, and hates shirk and its people. But he has stayed in his country whose people hate Islam and wage war against it and fight the Muslims. It is too hard for him to leave his homeland so he has not migrated. What is the ruling on that?

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Brief Description of Dammaaj, Yemen

Posted in Hijrah, Knowledge, Life Planning with tags , , on February 7, 2008 by fearthedunya
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As-Salaamu alaikum wa rahmatullaah wa barakaatuh.

BACKGROUND ON DAMMAAJ

Dammaaj is the birthplace of the Reviver of the Sunnah, the Great Scholar Muqbil ibn Haadee Al-Waadi’ee. The Sheikh set up an institute of knowledge that by Allaah’s will has changed the face of Yemen. Before the da’wah of the Sheikh Yemen was plagued by tashayyu’ in the north and tasawwuf in the south and hizbiyyah.

Now by Allaah’s grace the da’wah of Ahlus-Sunnah can be found in all parts in Yemen, stronger in some areas than others. The institute in Dammaaj started as a small masjid made of mud then as the students numbers grew a bigger masjid was built adjacent to the Sheikh’s house then later a bigger masjid was built which is today the library then an even bigger masjid was built and now that masjid has just been expanded. The latest masjid is very big and is active day and night with classes and students memorizing Qur’aan and hadeeth and at night time some of the single students sleep in the masjid.

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